September 16, 2013

Chad Simpson Fiction Reading
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: University Art Gallery
Description: Chad Simpson of Knox College will read from his fiction. This event is free and open to the public.

Chad Simpson was raised in Monmouth, Illinois, and Logansport, Indiana. His work has appeared in McSweeney’s Quarterly, Esquire, American Short Fiction, The Sun, and many other print and online publications. He is the recipient of a fellowship in prose from the Illinois Arts Council and scholarships from the Bread Loaf and Sewanee writers’ conferences. He teaches at Knox College in Galesburg, Illinois, where he received the Philip Green Wright/Lombard College Prize for Distinguished Teaching in 2010.

Simpson's visit is made possible by the generous support of The Visiting Lectures Committee.
Related Web Site: University Art Gallery
Contact Information:
 Ann Marie Hayes-Hawkinson
 Phone: 309-298-1587
 Email: AM-Hayes-Hawkinson@wiu.edu
Source: Department of English & Journalism

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